Statement from Democratic Nominee George Latimer

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — August 13, 2017 — “I want to thank Ken Jenkins for a hard-fought and principled campaign, and I want to thank all the people who voted today, upholding the best traditions of our democracy. The people of Westchester have spoken and I am humbled to now be the Democratic, Working Families, Women’s Equality, and Independence Party …

Hezi ArisStatement from Democratic Nominee George Latimer

Westchester County Legislator Virginia Perez Primary Victory Statement

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YONKERS! NY — Sepetember 12, 2017 — Westchester County Board Legislator Virginia Perez’ statement following her landslide Democratic Primary victory… “I want to say ‘thank you’ to the voters of Westchester County Legislative District 17. I enthusiastically accept your overwhelming approval to continue my work, on your behalf at the Board of Legislators. “I have never wavered from my commitment …

Hezi ArisWestchester County Legislator Virginia Perez Primary Victory Statement

White Plains Retired Uniformed Fire Fighters Association Endorse Lecuona for Mayor in Upcoming Democratic Primary

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Lecuona’s Support Within the Firefighter’s Community Continues to Grow WHITE PLAINS, NY — August 7, 2017 — Common Council Member and Democratic candidate Milagros Lecuona received yet another major endorsement from the White Plains Firefighter’s community last week when the White Plains Retired Uniformed Fire Fighters Association’s Executive Board voted to unanimously support her candidacy for mayor. The retirees also …

Hezi ArisWhite Plains Retired Uniformed Fire Fighters Association Endorse Lecuona for Mayor in Upcoming Democratic Primary

Engel Leads Response to Resignations on Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS

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WASHINGTON, DC — July 8, 2017 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel, the Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and a top member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, yesterday led a group of House Democrats in responding to several alarming resignations from the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA). Six HIV/AIDS experts left PACHA last month, citing …

Hezi ArisEngel Leads Response to Resignations on Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS

U.S. Coast Guard Acknowledges Congressman Engel, Among Elected Officials, Advocates, and Thousands of Citizens to Reassess Their Initial Anchorage Proposal for the Hudson River

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WASHINGTON, DC – June 28, 2017 — Rep. Eliot L. Engel issued the following statement: “Today’s announcement by the Coast Guard is a win for our community and every community that is fortunate enough to border the beautiful Hudson River. This decision was made because elected officials, advocates, community leaders, and thousands of citizens spoke out and made their collective …

Hezi ArisU.S. Coast Guard Acknowledges Congressman Engel, Among Elected Officials, Advocates, and Thousands of Citizens to Reassess Their Initial Anchorage Proposal for the Hudson River

Statement of Westchester County Board Legislator Shimsky Endorsing George Latimer for County Executive

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Calls on Democrats to Unite Against Astorino WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – On the heels of his nomination last week by the Westchester County Democratic Committee to lead the party to victory in the race for County Executive, State Senator George Latimer (D – Port Chester) today received the endorsement of Westchester County Legislator MaryJane Shimsky (D – Hastings-on-Hudson). Legislator Shimsky …

Hezi ArisStatement of Westchester County Board Legislator Shimsky Endorsing George Latimer for County Executive

Latimer Locks Down Broad Support Across Westchester as Convention Nears

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PEEKSKILL, NY — May 1, 2017 — Weeks into his campaign for County Executive, with support growing faster than expected, Senator George Latimer has garnered broad-based support in advance of the Democrats‘ May 10th convention. After adding endorsements from the Democratic Committees of Eastchester, Peekskill, Mt. Pleasant and ten chairs in northern Westchester this week, Senator George Latimer today thanked …

Hezi ArisLatimer Locks Down Broad Support Across Westchester as Convention Nears

Earth Day Opportunity to Pitch in and Clean Up Saw Mill River

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YONKERS, NY — April 15, 2017 — It’s the quintessential Earth Day event, and a perennial rite of spring.  On Saturday, April 22nd from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Groundwork Hudson Valley will host the 8th annual Great Saw Mill River Cleanup. More than 300 volunteers will gather at 8 sites throughout the Saw Mill River watershed to clear trash …

Hezi ArisEarth Day Opportunity to Pitch in and Clean Up Saw Mill River

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Announces Agreement on FY 2018 State Budget

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ALBANY, NY — April 7, 2017– Governor Andrew M. Cuomo held a press conference to announce an agreement on the FY 2018 State Budget. The agreement continues the state’s record of fiscal responsibility, holding spending growth to 2 percent while reducing taxes, making smart investments in education, enacting comprehensive criminal justice reforms, creating good-paying jobs, and rebuilding New York’s infrastructure. …

Hezi ArisGovernor Andrew M. Cuomo Announces Agreement on FY 2018 State Budget